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Associate in Applied Science

Health Information Technology - 5107077019 - Pending Changes

General Education Requirements:

ENG 101 Writing I 3
ENG 102 Writing II 3
COM 181 Basic Public Speaking OR 3
COM 252 Introduction to Interpersonal Communications (3)
BIO 135 Human Anatomy and Physiology with Lab OR 4
BIO 137 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIO 139 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
MAT 110 Applied Mathematic OR 3
MAT 150 College Algebra (3)
PSY 110 General Psychology OR 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (3)
Heritage/Humanities 3
Subtotal 26

Technical Course Requirements:

CLA 131 Medical Terminology from Greek or Latin OR 3
OST 103 Medical Office Terminology OR (3)
AHS 115 Medical Terminology (3)
HIT 100 Introduction to Healthcare Delivery Systems 3
HIT 105 Patho/Pharm for Health Information 4
CIS 130 Microcomputer Applications OR 3
OST 240 Software Integration (3)
HIT 109 Clinical Classification Systems 4
HIT 110 Legal/Ethical Issues in Health Information 2
HIT 112 Reimbursement Methodologies 3
HIT 200 Information Systems in Healthcare 3
HIT 202 Clinical Classification Systems II 3
HIT 205 Performance Improvement in Health Information 3
HIT 207 Clinical Classification Systems III 3
HIT 211 Health Care Management & Statistic 3
HIT 215 Clinical Practicum 3
Subtotal 41
Total Credits 63-67

NOTE: Documentation of computer literacy as defined by KCTCS is required prior to enrolling in the first HIT course.